Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/ PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/anna-stohr-world-champion-climber-retires-from-bouldering-competitions.html Anna Stöhr world champion climber retires from bouldering competitions Austrian athlete Anna Stöhr has officially announced her retirement for bouldering competitions. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/anna-stohr-world-champion-climber-retires-from-bouldering-competitions.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:07:38 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/antelao-dolomites-enrico-paganin-makes-solo-first-ascent-of-via-mamabi.html Antelao, Dolomites: Enrico Paganin makes solo first ascent of Via Mamabi Climbing alone on Saturday 30 June 2018, Enrico Paganin made what is likely to be a first ascent up the SW Face of Antelao in the Dolomites. An 'exploratory' climb that ‘doesn’t concentrate on the grade' and which, via a hidden series of diagonal ledges, enters into the heart of the large amphitheater to the right of the historic route established by J. S. Phillimore & Co in 1898. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/antelao-dolomites-enrico-paganin-makes-solo-first-ascent-of-via-mamabi.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:56:54 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/stefano-ghisolfi-and-jessica-pilz-win-outstandingly-in-chamonix.html Stefano Ghisolfi and Jessica Pilz climb to perfection in Chamonix Last night at Chamonix in France Stefano Ghisolfi won the second stage of the Lead World Cup 2018. The Italian was joined on the podium by Austria’s Jessica Pilz who celebrated her first Lead World stage victory. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/stefano-ghisolfi-and-jessica-pilz-win-outstandingly-in-chamonix.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 14 Jul 2018 12:16:54 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/slackline-between-two-icefalls-walked-by-lukas-irmler-pablo-signoret.html Slackline between two icefalls walked by Lukas Irmler & Pablo Signoret The video of Lukas Irmler and Pablo Signoret walking across highline between two icefalls in France. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/slackline-between-two-icefalls-walked-by-lukas-irmler-pablo-signoret.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:54:49 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/chamonix-lead-world-cup-live-streaming-today.html Chamonix Lead World Cup live streaming today Live streaming today from Chamonix, France, from the second stage of the Lead World Cup 2018. At 10 am the semi-finals, at 20.30 pm the finals. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/chamonix-lead-world-cup-live-streaming-today.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 13 Jul 2018 09:44:54 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/janja-garnbret-and-jakob-schubert-victorious-in-villars.html Janja Garnbret and Jakob Schubert victorious in Villars The first stage of the Lead World Cup 2018 was won last Saturday at Villars in Switzerland by Janja Garnbret and Jakob Schubert. The fourth stage of the Speed ​​World Cup was won by Anouck Jaubert and Aleksandr Shikov. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/janja-garnbret-and-jakob-schubert-victorious-in-villars.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:24:46 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/maurizio-giordano-perishes-climbing-gasherbrum-iv.html Maurizio Giordano perishes climbing Gasherbrum IV 32-year-old mountaineer Italian Maurizio Giordano from the Aosta Military Expedition perished while climbing Gasherbrum IV in Karakorum, Pakistan. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/maurizio-giordano-perishes-climbing-gasherbrum-iv.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 11 Jul 2018 17:57:07 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/aiguille-du-midi-cable-car-reopens-after-unexpected-maintenance.html Aiguille du Midi cable car reopens after unexpected maintenance After unforeseen maintenance works the Aiguille du Midi cable car in the Mont Blanc massif has reopened once again. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/aiguille-du-midi-cable-car-reopens-after-unexpected-maintenance.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 11 Jul 2018 15:24:23 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/el-ojo-critico-in-ordesa-repeated-by-james-pearson-and-caroline-ciavaldini.html El Ojo Critico in Ordesa repeated by James Pearson British rock climber James Pearson reports about his repeat of El Ojo Critico, the difficult multi-pitch trad climb ascended in Spain’s Ordesa National Park by Josune Bereziartu and Rikar Otegi in 2007 and repeated previously only by Unai Mendia and Iker Madoz. Belayed by Caroline Ciavaldini, Pearson managed to onsight the difficult trad climb and, equally notable, the crossed the Pyrenees by mountain bike. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/el-ojo-critico-in-ordesa-repeated-by-james-pearson-and-caroline-ciavaldini.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 10 Jul 2018 16:21:49 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/hansjorg-auer-lupghar-sar-west-solo-ascent-details.html Hansjörg Auer, Lupghar Sar West solo ascent details The first details from Hansjörg Auer about his solo first ascent of the West Face of Lupghar Sar West in the Karakorum, Pakistan. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/hansjorg-auer-lupghar-sar-west-solo-ascent-details.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 09 Jul 2018 17:48:09 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/hansjorg-auer-completes-solo-ascent-of-lupghar-sar-west.html Hansjörg Auer completes solo ascent of Lupghar Sar West Austrian alpinist Hansjörg Auer has made a solitary ascent of Lupghar Sar West, a 7181 meter peak in the Karakorum, Pakistan. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/hansjorg-auer-completes-solo-ascent-of-lupghar-sar-west.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:57:44 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/lead-world-cup-2018-starts-in-switzerland-villars.html Lead World Cup 2018 starts in Switzerland's Villars The Lead Climbing World Cup 2018 and the Speed World Cup got underway in Villars, Switzerland, yesterday. Live streaming today at 10.00 am today of the Semifinal, at 20.00 the finals. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/competitions/lead-world-cup-2018-starts-in-switzerland-villars.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 09 Jul 2018 11:07:50 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/ikaria-island-the-unique-climbing-destination-in-greece.html Ikaria Island, the unique climbing destination in Greece Talented Greek climber Argyro Papathanasiou reports about the unique new climbing destination in Greece, the small island of Ikaria in the Aegean Sea. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/ikaria-island-the-unique-climbing-destination-in-greece.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 09 Jul 2018 10:25:24 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/adam-ondra-onsights-8c-plus-at-acephale-in-canada.html Adam Ondra onsights 8c+ at Acephale in Canada At Acephale in Canada Adam Ondra has onsighted the 8c+ sports climb First Fligh http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/adam-ondra-onsights-8c-plus-at-acephale-in-canada.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 06 Jul 2018 14:23:21 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/rock-climbing-in-sardinia-two-new-crags-at-baunei.html Rock climbing in Sardinia: two new crags at Baunei Sport climbing in Sardinia: two new sectors have been developed at Pedra Longa, financed by the Municipality of Baunei and bolted by Maurizio Oviglia and Gianluca Piras. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/rock-climbing-in-sardinia-two-new-crags-at-baunei.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 05 Jul 2018 17:25:12 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/piotr-schab-8c-first-ascent-onsight-at-cuenca-and-biographie-at-ceuse.html Piotr Schab 8c first ascent onsight at Cuenca and Biographie at Céüse One of Poland’s strongest young climbers Piotr Schab has redpointed the 9a+ Biographie at Ceuse in France and made the onsight first ascent of Baby Boy, an 8c sports climb at Cuenca in Spain. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/piotr-schab-8c-first-ascent-onsight-at-cuenca-and-biographie-at-ceuse.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 06 Jul 2018 09:45:40 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/cima-ovest-di-lavaredo-new-rock-climb-in-dolomites-by-hannes-pfeifhofer-and-dietmar-niederbrunner.html Cima Ovest di Lavaredo, new rock climb in Dolomites by Hannes Pfeifhofer and Dietmar Niederbrunner New rock climb up South Face of Cima Ovest, Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the Dolomites, established by Hannes Pfeifhofer and Dietmar Niederbrunner. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/cima-ovest-di-lavaredo-new-rock-climb-in-dolomites-by-hannes-pfeifhofer-and-dietmar-niederbrunner.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 04 Jul 2018 18:31:27 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/events/cjanevate-150-and-arrampicarnia-2018-the-great-climbing-meeting-in-the-carnic-alps.html Cjanevate 150 and Arrampicarnia 2018, the great climbing meeting in the Carnic Alps From 13 to 15 July 2018 Passo di Monte Croce Carnico in the Carnic Alps, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy, will host the historic climbing meeting Arrampicarnia. The event will also celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first ascent of Crete delle Chianevate. Three days of rock climbing, encounters, courses, walks, activities for children and guided ascents up Via Grohmann and Via Normale. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/events/cjanevate-150-and-arrampicarnia-2018-the-great-climbing-meeting-in-the-carnic-alps.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 04 Jul 2018 11:08:46 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/before-and-after-the-mariacher.html Before and after the Mariacher 90 years La Sportiva. The Mariacher, the violet climbing shoes by La Sportiva that represent an unconditional point of reference in the history of climbing. Not only sport climbing http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/before-and-after-the-mariacher.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 04 Jul 2018 12:29:11 +0200 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/old-man-of-hoy-climb-by-eight-year-old-raises-30-000-for-climbers-against-cancer.html Old Man of Hoy climb by eight-year-old raises 30,000 € for Climbers Against Cancer The Old Man of Hoy in Scotland was climbed recently by eight-year-old Edward Mills. In becoming the youngest person to climb the iconic sea stack he importantly raised nearly €30,000 for Climbers Against Cancer. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/old-man-of-hoy-climb-by-eight-year-old-raises-30-000-for-climbers-against-cancer.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 01 Jul 2018 20:25:51 +0200